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Object Name Button, Political
Catalog Number 1994.6.36
Date 1992
Material(s) Paper/Plastic/Tinplate/Ink
Dimensions H-3 W-3 Dia-3 inches
Description This is a celluloid process political button from Ross Perot's failed third party bid for the presidency. The button is blue with "ROSS / PEROT / FOR / PRESIDENT / 1992" printed in white letters. There are two five pointed blue and white stars on either side of the word "President". The back has a safety pin closure.
Notes Ross Perot ran a self financed third party candidacy for the presidency in 1992. He lost.
Collection Drexell R. Davis Collection
Event 1992 Presidential election
People Perot, Ross
Subjects Buttons (Information artifacts)
Presidential candidates
Presidential elections
Third parties
Search Terms Button, Political
Presidential candidates
Presidential campaigns
Presidential elections
Presidential nominees
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS